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Newswise: Conference offers sneak peek at future
TEMPO, MAIA satellite health research data
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Article ID: 718913

Conference offers sneak peek at future TEMPO, MAIA satellite health research data

University of Alabama Huntsville

Researchers who study the effects of atmospheric gases and particulate matter on public health will be preparing to get some new eyes in the sky on Oct. 10 at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH).

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Article ID: 718777

Patient Priorities Should be Paramount when Measuring Quality in Cancer Care According to Panelists at NCCN Policy Summit

National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®)

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) hosted a policy summit at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, addressing how to define, measure, and apply quality in cancer care.

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Article ID: 718908

Mount Sinai Receives $1.7 million to Study Natural Killer Cell Dysfunction in Bladder Cancer

Mount Sinai Health System

The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has been awarded nearly $1.7 million in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Defense to study how bladder cancer affects certain types of white blood cells called “natural killer” cells, or NK cells, which control and limit tumor growth. A clinical and research team of investigators with expertise in bladder cancer and immunotherapy will also design interventions to reverse NK cell dysfunction. According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, bladder cancer is the fourth most common cancer among veterans. Smoking and exposure to industrial chemicals are the leading causes.

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Article ID: 718909

Markey Researchers Discover Role of Nuclear Glycogen in Non-small Cell Lung Cancers

University of Kentucky

Researchers at the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center have made a breakthrough discovery that solves a mystery long forgotten by science and have identified a potentially novel avenue in pre-clinical models to treat non-small cell lung cancers.

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Newswise: Warriors Research Institute Expanding Evidence-Based Telehealth to Texas Veterans and Their Families

Article ID: 718932

Warriors Research Institute Expanding Evidence-Based Telehealth to Texas Veterans and Their Families

Baylor Scott and White Health

Warriors Research Institute, a Baylor Scott & White Research Institute center, has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the Texas Veterans Commission Fund for Veterans’ Assistance that will help expand evidence-based mental health treatment to Texas veterans and their families. The treatment is available at no cost to veterans and family members regardless of discharge status.

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Article ID: 718895

“Time-outs” not associated with long-term negative effects in children

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

Researchers find no differences in emotional and behavioral health between kids whose parents used time-outs and those who didn't.

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Newswise: Texas Biomed Researchers Pinpoint Why HIV Patients Are More Likely to Develop Tuberculosis

Article ID: 718896

Texas Biomed Researchers Pinpoint Why HIV Patients Are More Likely to Develop Tuberculosis

Texas Biomedical Research Institute

Tuberculosis and HIV – two of the world’s deadliest infectious diseases – are far worse when they occur together. Now, Texas Biomedical Research Institute researchers have pinpointed an important mechanism at work in this troubling health problem. And, their discovery could lead to a new mode of treatment for people at risk.

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12-Sep-2019 11:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 718900

Mayo Clinic ernennt Dr. G. Anton Decker zum Direktor für internationales Engagement

Mayo Clinic

Dr. G. Anton Decker ist zum President of International Services an der Mayo Clinic ernannt worden. Dr. Decker wird Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, President und CEO der Mayo Clinic, unterstehen und die unternehmensweite Verantwortung für die internationalen Aktivitäten der Mayo Clinic tragen.

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Article ID: 718894

A Mayo Clinic nomeia G. Anton Decker, M.D., como líder de engajamento internacional

Mayo Clinic

G. Anton Decker, M.D., foi nomeado presidente internacional da Mayo Clinic. O Dr. Decker responderá a Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., presidente e diretor executivo da Mayo Clinic, e assumirá responsabilidades empresariais na liderança das atividades internacionais da Mayo Clinic.

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